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MADFORWATER session in the 2nd International Conference on Water Resources in Aird Areas

09 Nov 2020

On November 11 2020 the 2nd International Conference on Water Resources in Aird Areas will take place. Due to COVID-19 issue and SQU administration, the 2nd International Water Conference on Water Resources in Arid Areas (WRAA2020) will be held online.

The conference is  jointly organized by Water Research Center at Sultan Qaboos University, and Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries Wealth & Water Resources in Oman. The conference objective is to provide the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of water resources in arid areas.


14:00 – 14:20131: Dario Frascari
University of Bologna, Italy
Integrated technological and management solutions for wastewater treatment and efficient reuse in agriculture tailored to the needs of North African Countries: the MADFORWATER project
14:20 – 14:40 262: Nicola Lamaddalena
CIHEAM-Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari, Italy
Development of an irrigation scheduling model suitable for the use of treated wastewater
14:40 – 15:00Consuelo Varela Ortega
Universidad Polit écnica de Madrid (UPM), Spain
An innovative decision support tool for a sustainable water management in agriculture
15:00 – 15:2061: Redouane Choukr-Allah
IAV Hassan II, Morocco
The potential of treated wastewater reuse in the Arab region as a management option for water security under climate change condition
15:20 – 15:40263: Fatma Arous
University fo Tunis El Manar, Tunesia
Scaling up of innovative technological solutions for the treatment and agricultural reuse of municipal, textile and drainage wastewater

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